Fantastic Faux Fossils

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Grade Level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, K

Students create their own “fossil bed” by modeling three-dimensional shapes of animals, plants or insects, then “burying” them beneath layers of tissue paper. Add earth-tone pastels to make them look as if they just came from an excavation site.